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13 Ways We Can Fix The “Free Market” So It Works For Regular People, Not Just The Rich

The free market doesn’t exist. The market is governed by many rules, almost of all which don’t benefit workers. But people made the rules, and people can change them.<p>In his book <i>Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few</i>, former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich provides an outstanding guide to …

8 facts that will convince you to read a book instead of binge-watching TV tonight

Bedtime rituals involved turning pages as opposed to scrolling up and down a screen.<p>For some, books are still a treasured part of daily life. But for an increasing number of Americans, books are falling by the wayside in favor of other leisure activities.<p>A 2015 survey from Pew Research Center found …

6 No-Kit Exercises That Build As Much Muscle As The Gym

Bodyweight exercise is booming. No surprise: it’s free and you don’t have to mop up anyone else’s sweat. But the benefits aren’t just to your …

From Yeezus to Purpose: Streetwear's Abuse of Heavy Metal Fonts

You know it’s bad when Justin Bieber joins the kerfuffle.<p>Since the astounding success of Kanye West’s 2013 <i>Yeezus</i> tour, tour merchandise has become …

Stanley Kubrick and me: designing the poster for A Clockwork Orange

Philip Castle’s airbrushed art features on album covers for David Bowie and Pulp but his lurid imagery for A Clockwork Orange remains his most infamous work – he remembers his friendship with the director<p>Philip Castle shows me into his front room to see the naked woman on her knees next to the …

Fourteen vintage photos from Toronto's underground music scene

From 1987 to 1992, music journalist Phil Saunders and photographer Derek von Essen were essentially living in a a never-ending rock show. Night after …

This Designer Invented The Ultimate Font Finder

Spector is a pocket-sized gadget that takes the detective work out of identifying fonts and colors.<p>There are certain celebrity fonts that get so much play, they’re instantly recognizable. (Looking at you, Helvetica, Comic Sans, and Times New Roman.) But it can be frustrating to sleuth the true …

Matthew Stone’s art reminds us how much we need each other

Is an artistic utopia possible? Even if it’s not, it’s an intriguing concept to explore – especially when it’s artist, shaman and co-founder of now-disbanded east London creative network and art collective !WOWOW!, Matthew Stone, leading the exploration.<p>If you are familiar with his work, then …

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Meryl Streep Finally Reveals The Men Who Inspired Her Character In ‘The Devil Wears Prada’

<i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> is best known for Meryl Streep’s scary turn as Miranda Priestly, a fashion magazine editor widely believed to be a spoof on <i>Vogue</i> editor Anna Wintour. But it turns out, however, that Streep didn’t base the character off of Wintour at all. She actually modeled the character off …

Sculptor Mashes up Directors and Their Films in Gorgeous Detail

Alright, so my holiday wish-list is now officially started, and leading the “must have” column is pretty much all of these sculptures of directors …

22 Quotes From Salvador Dali That Creatively Inspire Success

For success today, you have to be creative or get passed by. Dali was an expert in thinking differently and teaches you his approach.<p>If you are simply doing business the same as everyone else you are destined for mediocrity. Whether you are a CEO building a company or trying to achieve top …

Why Failure is the Key to Future Success

I realise that may sound counter-intuitive or juxtaposed to the conventional wisdom of rationality but failure is almost always the only constant …

An Artist Is Turning Tumblr Profiles Into Some Freaky, NSFW Nudes

Meet the beautifully dark and twisted mind behind the Tumblr account Girls Unawares.<p><i>Warning: This post features some seriously strange nudity and may not be suitable for work environments.</i><p>An erection in a priest's robe, standing arms raised amidst a popsicle-colored wash of blues and pinks. A …

The Best SPF Moisturisers For Men

As handsomely bronzed as the sun can make your skin, it’s actually its worst enemy, with exposure causing everything from cosmetic issues like …

No Equipment Exercises For Men: Get Fit With 6 Packs Abs

Want to get 6 packs abs fast? Then landing on this page where we'll show you the best moves is all you need.<p>Before we go over to the no equipment …

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The Last-Minute Panic Beach-Body Guide

Achieving a beach body is really not that complicated: train hard, eat well, sleep, repeat, try not to overdo it when you go out. The sticking points …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Google’s Motion Stills app turns Live Photos into stable GIFs and movies w/ cinematic backgrounds

Google’s latest photography app — following behind others such as Google Photos and Snapseed — stabilizes iOS Live Photos and turns them into shareable GIFs and short movie clips. The app can create still images by freezing the background of a Live Photo and makes short videos that feature sweeping …

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The 50 Best Albums of 2016

Consensus holds that 2016 was a terrible, terrible year. However, setting global politics aside for just a second, 2016 was an incredible year for …

Top 10 Life Lessons We've Learned From Kids Films

Remember all those hours you spent watching movies as a kid? That's what we call getting an education.<p>When you think back to your childhood, …

The 30 biggest media companies in the world

In 2015, Google, Facebook, Baidu, Yahoo, and Microsoft accounted for 19% of all the global ad spend flowing through all media, according to media agency ZenithOptimedia's 2016 "Top Thirty Global Media Owners" report.<p>The report ranks the world's biggest media companies in order of revenue generated …

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5 African Fashion Subcultures That You Should Know About

The 54 distinctive countries that make up the African Union are some of the most diverse on the entire planet thanks to the differences in climate, …

10,000 Stacked Photos Create Insanely Detailed Insect Portraits

Photographer Levon Biss magnifies tiny insects into hugely detailed and stunning prints for new exhibition 'Microsculptures.'<p><i>Levon Biss. Orchid cuckoo bee. Image courtesy of Levon Biss</i><p>British photographer Levon Biss' macrophotography turns 10mm insects into massive 10' prints in new exhibition,</i> …

Artist St. Francis Elevator Ride’s Eccentric Assemblages, “Lush Interiors”

Memphis based artist Josh Breeden, who goes by the moniker “St Francis Elevator Ride”, works in a variety of mediums, digital and hand-drawn, …

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Ivar Wigan shoots the fragility of life in Jamaica’s ghettos

London-based photographer Ivar Wigan’s work is an evocative exploration into neglected sidelined communities all across the world. Wigan made an indelible mark with ‘The Gods’, a series in which he travelled to America’s Deep South to capture disenfranchised communities in the midst of their daily …

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How David Lynch Manipulates Expectations in ‘Mulholland Dr.’

Premiering at the Cannes Film Festival 15 years ago today, <i>Mulholland Dr.</i> rightfully earned <b>David Lynch</b> a Best Director award at the festival. We …

The Mesmerizing Digital Landscapes Of Yorgo Alexopoulos

For his exhibition Act of Nature, the artist used 4K video, robots, and 3-D printers to bring viewers into his world.<p>For an artist who uses robots to carve marble and 3-D printers to build landscapes, the work of Yorgo Alexopoulos is surprisingly accessible. That’s by design. “It’s about creating …

Here's the New Most Valuable Fashion Brand in the World

According to a recently revealed list.<p>Louis Vuitton is synonymous with luxury: $500 belts, $1,440 quilted vests, $555 cufflinks. Any brand with products worth that much must be valuable, right? Then there's Nike, which is synonymous with what? Certainly not Kanye! Nike apparel is the stuff you …